Tag: Mobile Security

Samsung Galaxy S10 phone unlocked by a picture

How secure is Face Unlock? It's supposed to be reliable but new reports tell us it's not. Apparently, the Galaxy S10+ phone can be...
Google Nexus Pixel

March security patches, Nexus and Pixel Factory Images now available

March security patches are now available for a number of Android phones plus supported Nexus and Pixel devices. The latest factory images are available...
Google Play Protect

Google Play Protect updated to better secure Android against malicious apps

Over a couple of years ago, Google launched the Google Play Protect to make Android smartphones more secure than ever. It's a security solution...
FIDO passwords

FIDO2 and Google partner to lessen the need for passwords

Knowing the subject may not matter to a lot of people but Android's being certified by FIDO will affect many mobile consumers. It's because...

Adiantum by Google allows encryption for all smart devices, Android phones

In celebration of Safer Internet Day, Google is improving mobile security. Any move to improve in this area is welcomed by consumers especially if...
Trend Micro Malicious Camera Apps

Some beauty camera apps found to be malicious, deleted from the Play Store

More apps are being deleted by the Google Play Store team. Most of these apps are being tagged as malicious, posing as beauty camera...

ES File Explorer exposes files to anyone on the same network

It's a fact that file sharing in Android is easy. Unlike iOS, Android allows quick transfer of data between two devices as long as...
Face recognition NOT SAFE

Facial recognition tech still can be duped on some phones

Facial recognition sounds promising and interesting to use but technology has plenty of problems. It's not really safe according to several sources already. We...
Qualcomm in-display fingerprint sensor

Qualcomm 3D Sonic Sensor brings in-display fingerprint scanning technology

A few months ago, we said the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 would feature in-display fingerprint scanning. The tech has been a favorite subject around...
Finney Blockchain Smartphone

Sirin Lab’s FINNEY blockchain smartphone about to roll out

The blockchain fever is just starting. Aside from the HTC Exodus and Opera crypto wallet, there's also the FINNEY dual screen we told you...

Android Ecosystem Security Transparency Report launched

Google is aware that the Android system isn't exactly the safest platform in the mobile world today. The tech giant is careful though in...
Android Mobile Security

Android Security updates required for at least two years

We have to admit it but Android isn’t exactly the most secure mobile platform out there. It may be the most popular with millions...